SOFRILOG, national network of cold storage facilities, was created by Sofrino and Sofrica in 2007.
In total there are 42 sites with a volume of 1,500,000 m³ of cold storage, 5 transport branches and 1,000 employees.
It is made up of solid familial enterprises, experts in logistical deliveries, who share the same values and the same ambition for excellence, when it comes to quality, proximity and reactivity.
The network is interconnected with a common information system, which is exemplary for the refrigeration logistics sector.
The complementarity of its expertise, allows SOFRILOG to respond to the customer’s most specific transport and logistics needs, whether industrial, distributors, wholesalers or negotiators, and whatever the product sector.
Supporting the clients in the network, on a geographical level, in terms of supply and service, allows regular and long lasting development (current average growth at two figures since 2007).
ORLY GEL is a family business founded in 1988 and purchased by Sofrino in early 2015. It has a proven history operating supply chains for catering concerns and hypermarkets in the Paris region. Strategically located on the outskirts of Paris, ORLY GEL consists of three depots with a combined capacity for 17,000 pallets. It is now the main distribution hub in the SOFRILOG network (over 100 shipments leave from Orly on national deliveries every day). ORLY GEL is known for its high levels of service and complete catering logistics solutions.
A family business founded in 1938, SOCOPAL operates a refrigerated depot in the Seine Maritime department. It also runs a haulage and distribution service, with its own fleet of 50 vehicles. With a history of providing cold chain logistics and haulage for hypermarkets (including Auchan, Simply Market and Cora), SOCOPAL joined the SOFRILOG network in 2011, which helped spur on its growth in supply chain provision.
CAP GEL was founded in 2008 and expanded (to three times its size) in 2012. It is a shared subsidiary of Sofrino and Cerragel (the parent organisation of Norfrigo), two historically major players in terms of cold chain logistics. It is the main import/export hub for the SOFRILOG network. It has a bi-temperature customs warehouse with a 10,000 pallet capacity in the heart of Le Havre port, right next to Port 2000 and the customs facilities. CAP GEL is strategically located to meet your import/export chain needs and to offer complete logistical solutions.
An important player in refrigerated transport in the Normandy, Loire and Paris regions, BATAILLE joined the SOFRILOG network in 2009. BATAILLE boats three haulage branches (in Caen, Cholet and Paris), with its own fleet of 50 lorries, carrying out four services:
OOFRAIS is a specialist in haulage using vehicles under 3.5 tonnes, with a presence in Normandy, the Paris region, the Nord, the Rhône-Alpes and the Sud Est regions. OOFRAIS offers a made-to-measure, multi-temperature service with both private and shared deliveries to businesses (catering, refrigerated relay points and sample delivery), and to private clients (home delivery). It has become a key link in the SOFRILOG supply chain, covering urban logistics and last mile delivery.